Category Archives: events

Quilting on the Modern Spectrum: Hot, Loud Fun

Hot, loud fun—sounds like an ad for Six Flags, doesn’t it? Well, forget theme parks, at least for this month. We’re talking about quilts here, but quilts that even the most jaded will call art. These are the wildest, most controversial, … Continue reading

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My New Year’s resolution to read more isn’t coming along very well. Can the Library help?

Never fear!  The Dallas Public Library offers inspiration and motivation. Did you know that we host more than 15 book clubs?  You can find a complete list on our homepage at http://dallaslibrary2.org/services/readersAdvisoryBookClubs.php. You can also visit our readers’ advisory page at … Continue reading

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Will there be a Shakespeare summer camp at the Library this year? The pictures from last year looked like a lot of fun!

To Camp, or not to Camp?  That is the question! Calling all actors, actresses, theatre lovers, and Shakespeare fans! Have we got the camp for you! For the second year, the Dallas Public Library will be hosting Shakespeare Dallas’s Summer … Continue reading

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I just found out that May is National Bike Month and I want to celebrate! Can the library help me learn more?

We would love to help you celebrate! Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling — and encourage more folks to giving biking a try. No matter how often you ride, we … Continue reading

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What is the library doing to address the issue of homelessness?

The Dallas Public Library is celebrating the first anniversary of its innovative Homeless Engagement Initiative (HEI). The first year has been a successful and rewarding experience as the library works towards increasing community awareness of homelessness and promoting the public … Continue reading

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